Most of today's records start out as emails, faxes, spread sheets, word documents, web transactions, or documents produced in an Information or Electronic System. What's the point? These are all electronic documents and most records today are produced in an electronic format. The preponderance of intellectual assets in an electronic format is clearly justification for Electronic Records Management program.
The fact Electronic Records are not being managed effectively raises some risk questions:
What are the consequences of not managing Electronic Records?
What does it take to effectively manage Electronic Records?
Why are many choosing not to implement an effective Electronic Records Management solution?
What legal regulations that govern Electronic Records Management?
In future blogs we will address these and many other questions.